The staff at the Academy sometimes share articles with each other on interesting topics. We also share interesting links with our twitter community. If you are not on twitter or you have missed them, find the links for these articles here.
Better behaviour benefits everyone. Why inclusion is good for all
‘Don’t patronise teenagers – we’re more than capable of enjoying classic literature’
Sleep-deprived pupils need extra hour in bed, schools warned
Blog of the Week
Using knowledge organisers to improve retrieval practice
Freedom to Build Relationships
Using Comparative Judgement to Assess Primary Writing
How to use a timer in the classroom
Direct Instruction, Cognitive Load, Rosenshine, Desirable Difficulties and Responsive Teaching
Closing the language gap: Building vocabulary
Mindset, attitude and behaviour
Why we can’t have a fun lesson today
Narrating Positive Behavior: Talking to Students Vs Talking about Students
The early vocabulary advantage
Retrieval Practice Improves Learning, but will it help all of my students?
Exploring Retrieval Practice with Younger Students
Bite-Size Research on Spaced Retrieval
How Teachers Implement Interleaving In Their Curriculum
Concrete Examples in the Classroom
What is elaborative interrogation strategy?
Feedback with Dr. Naomi Winstone
Three animated films about learning
Engineering Success. A positive alternative to generic mindset messaging
7 Ways to help the bottom third
What to do about the ghost child? The kid who does everything right but stays in the shadows?
Exploring Barak Rosenshine’s seminal Principles of Instruction: Why it is THE must-read for all teachers.